The vision of SpiritLife Ministries is to see local churches become habitations of the Holy Spirit (Eph 2:22) where the presence and power of God is at home. Garnet and Frances love to encounter the Spirit’s presence as they minister together. Garnet serves as the president of Spirit Life Ministries International, a ministry that provides leadership and equipping materials for the body of Christ. He has established Schools of Ministry across the nation and around the world. Garnet is a graduate of Vanderbilt University where he received his doctor’s degree and has spent his professional career in ministry and leadership training. He was instrumental in establishing the School of Christian Ministries at Emmanuel College, Franklin Springs, Georgia and the Graduate School of Southwestern Christian University in Bethany, Oklahoma. He served as the first Dean of both schools.
Frances, a graduate of the University of Oklahoma, is a gifted teacher. Along with their educational background, Garnet and Frances pastored dynamic, life-giving churches for over ten years. Garnet’s pastoral, teaching and administrative gifts equip him to speak to pastors and leaders worldwide. He combines his life message of the need of the Holy Spirit’s empowerment with practical leadership principles. He is the author of Receiving the Promise of the Father: How to Be Baptized in the Holy Spirit, You Are Gifted: How to Discover, Develop and Deploy Your Spiritual Gift and many training manuals.
Frances’ gifts of prophetic intercession, prayer, and teaching have opened doors for prayer leadership in local churches, conferences, and in major cities around the world. Her anointed teaching, accompanied with a prophetic anointing, impacts and changes lives. She is the author of Created to Rule Together: A Call to Gender Balanced Leadership.